Music Law 101: Common Music Licenses

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Rebecca

February 6, 2019

Music Law 101: Common Music Licenses

In our previous posts in our Music Law 101 series, we have covered the basics of copyright law, including the…


Music Law 101: Copyright Infringement And Fair Use

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Rebecca

August 16, 2018

Music Law 101: Copyright Infringement And Fair Use

As we have previously discussed, the owner of the copyright in a work has certain exclusive rights in that work.…


Music Law 101: Transfer Of Copyright And Termination

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Rebecca

July 9, 2018

Music Law 101: Transfer Of Copyright And Termination

As we have previously discussed, a copyright is first owned by its author (whether individually or on a “work made…


Who Writes The Songs? The Sometimes Murky Business of Crediting Songwriters

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Rebecca

June 5, 2018

Who Writes The Songs? The Sometimes Murky Business of Crediting Songwriters

The process of crediting songwriters has always been somewhat tricky, but in today’s collaborative-driven songwriting culture it’s more important than…


Music Law 101: What Rights Does A Copyright Owner Have?

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Rebecca

May 30, 2018

Music Law 101: What Rights Does A Copyright Owner Have?

So you’ve already written and recorded a song and determined who owns it, but now what can you as an…


Music Law 101: Who Owns The Copyright In A Song?

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Rebecca

May 9, 2018

Music Law 101: Who Owns The Copyright In A Song?

After your band has written and recorded a song, who actually owns the song? This simple question does not necessarily…